Stories by Jon McGettigan
The security awareness training topics to reduce risk and promote a security-compliant culture
It’s critical for businesses to support integrated and ongoing security awareness training that continues to educate end users on how to identify and combat cyber threats, as well as best practices for staying cyber-savvy.
Fortinet: Hyperscaling networks? Hyperscale your security!
Jon McGettigan, Fortinet ANZ Regional Director, explains why a broad, integrated and automated security fabric is the most effective strategy to protect users, apps and data in a hyperscaling environment.
How to address cyber-threats as a strategic risk
Becoming a cyber-secure organisation in the face of an evolving threat landscape requires a strategic, business-focused approach to security as opposed to a tactical approach in which security is addressed simply by implementing new tools.
Training is essential to build cybersecurity awareness
More than ever, businesses need to ensure that all their workers have the right skills and training to protect the business from cybercrime.
How companies can stay secure while employees work from home
While working from home may seem like an easy solution for workers, the reality can be quite challenging for IT teams.
Securing complex networks with a unified security fabric
The only practical solution to secure disparate, dispersed and decentralised network services is with consistent security services featuring a common operating system, Fortinet says.
Moving to a multi-cloud environment? Eliminate security gaps with Fortinet
Multi-cloud environments are the new normal and securing them in a unified manner can be problematic – but not with Fortinet’s comprehensive multi-cloud-based Security Fabric.
How to manage your SD-WAN without compromising security
Secure SD-WAN helps reduce risk and complexity by extending consistent security across the distributed network.
Securing your network at every point with an adaptable security fabric - Fortinet
The most effective method to ensure optimal network functionality is to employ consistent security.
Telcos must step up with stronger protections on user data – Fortinet
The capability for service providers to up their security game is in place right now and New Zealand telcos and ISPs don’t need to stop at personal protection.
Digital Transformation: Is your business prepared?
Digital transformation is changing the way we engage with our staff and customers and the way we create and deliver value.
Data protection is key to building customer trust
"New data compliance rules offer an opportunity for businesses to re-evaluate their processes and improve data management and customer loyalty."
Exclusive: Demystifying cryptojacking and how organisations can protect themselves
Cryptojacking is the latest step in the evolution of malware monetisation methods.
Looking at what lies ahead in a Post-NDB world
Fortinet takes a look at what business priorities should be in the wake of the Notifiable Data Breach Laws coming into effect.
Are you ready for the new Australian NDB regulations?
Immature governance, risk and compliance investments by majority of Aussie organisations are inadequate to support NDB requirements.
Why schools need to ramp up their cybersecurity measures
They house the sensitive information that hackers specifically seek, are running a wide variety of unprotected endpoints, and have limited resources.
The reign of ransomware: How to protect your business from the ransomware onslaught
Don’t forget to scan your backups for vulnerabilities. It would be pointless transferring all your data onto a device that is always compromised.
Financial services cybersecurity pain points security providers must consider
It is now paramount for financial services organisations to implement an architecture and strategy that has the capacity to support global trends.
Fortinet asks: Planning a merger? It’s time for a cybersecurity upgrade
M&A activity can offer CFOs a unique opportunity to ramp up cybersecurity levels with greater investment and integration.